3500 (+/- 10%) word assignment written using APA style referencing with 10 - 20 references that follows the below steps:
Critically analyse the health profile of a disadvantaged community in a developed country, or the population of a developing country of the Asia-Pacific region.
Suggest, justify, and explain, an observational (i.e. non-interventional) epidemiological study that you think could have good potential for improving that health profile.
Suggest, justify, and explain, including methods of evaluation an intervention study/project that you think would be the priority to improve that health profile.
In an appendix to your assignment provide a glossary of all epidemiological terms and formula for all epidemiological measures used.
Reference which may be useful:
Hyder, A. A., & Morrrow, R. H. (2006). Measures of Health and Disease in Populations. In M. Merson, R. Black, A. Mills (Eds.), International public health : diseases, programs, systems, and policies (pp. 1-41). Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers. Website: [url removed, login to view]
Smith, K. B., Humphreys, J. S., & Wilson, M. G. A. (2008). Addressing the health disadvantage of rural populations: How does epidemiological evidence inform rural health policies and research?. Australian Journal of Rural Health, 16(2), 56–66. doi:10.1111/j.1440-1584.2008.00953.x